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Sarah is a radio journalist based in Oakland, CA. She regularly produces features for KQED News and KALW's Crosscurrents, with a focus mostly on education. She also is a regular contributor to The East Bay Times and the Bay Area News Group newspapers. 

Before discovering her love for audio storytelling, she was a print reporter covering education for The Times-Picayune in New Orleans. 

She is a graduate of the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and Johns Hopkins University. 

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A little about me

 

Sarah is a radio journalist based in Oakland, CA. She regularly produces features for KQED News and KALW's Crosscurrents, with a focus on education. She is also the producer for EdSource's podcast, This Week in California Education, and a regular contributor to The East Bay Times and the Bay Area News Group newspapers. 

Before discovering her love for audio storytelling, she was a print reporter covering education for The Times-Picayune in New Orleans. 

She has a master's from Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism and a bachelor's from Johns Hopkins University. 

 
 

Say hello

email.  sarahjentan@gmail.com  |  twitter.  @sarahjtan  

And for less formal, more photographic updates, you can find me on Instagram, @tharuh